Clipped From Mt. Vernon Register-News
Rites Saturday At Sesser For Francis CockrumSST" j Funeral services for Francis!at Marion Cockrum will be held 1:00 p. m. Saturday at the Apostolic church in Sesser, which he was a member, the Rev. Wesley Odic of Du i Quoin officiating. Burial will in Horse Prairie cemetery. , The body will lie in state the Brayfield Funeral Home Sesser where friends may call at anv time. •' Mr rorknim K> n U»MPV restt%Ter .'died%r n -uS^S"'^^ ''^ ^"iK He was bom Dec ^<) 1878 in SeVser the sS^ ?f -Mathe.f'andiJ^'^ O...U f -n^i ^riim ! Ruth (Greenwood) Cockrum. to Grace He was married Batts, who survives. He Is also survived by three sons, Denzil Cockrum of Illiopolis, Illiopolis, HI., Raymond Cockrum of Granite City, 111., and Marion Cockrum of Auburn. III.: ' daughter. Mrs. Mildred Mabus ^ ' Sess'er; three sisters, Mrs. .Mar- tha Jones, Mrs. Artimissie Eikins and Mrs. Delia Stephenson, all of, Sesser; nine grandchildren; andir two great-grandchildren.